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Understanding the Verification Process for the Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Concern Program (SDVOSBC)

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

In 1999, Congress passed Public Law 106-50, which established the Veterans Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development Act. goal was to generate 3% of the total value of all prime contracts and subcontract awards to be set-aside for owned and controlled...

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Petroleum Resources & Development Inc Now Certified for Federal Contracting Thanks to US Federal Contractor Registration

US FEDERAL CONTRACTOR REGISTRATION

Petroleum Resources & Development Inc (PR&D) has over 70 years combined experience in the Petro-Chemical and Environmental Remediation Construction Industry. Bob Criner and Ken Richard established their business in Orlando, Florida with a mission to specialize in turn key fueling...

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Understanding the Certification Process as an 8 (m) Woman-Owned Small Business

GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING TIPS

The federal government has set-aside 5 percent of federal contracting funds to the 8 (m) Woman-Owned Small Business program. In 2010, the federal government increased the number of set-asides from 3.5 percent to 5 percent in an effort to create...

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Three System for Award Management Tips for Government Procurement Officers

Still having trouble using the new System for Award Management?  Try these three tips to find what you're looking for. Checking  an entity’s status in SAM – Determining an entity’s status in SAM is easy.  Just enter the DUNS number...

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SAM for Federal Contractors, Businesses, and Organizations

The long awaited System for Award Management was launched this week, changing the way contractors do business with the Federal Government.  Formerly, vendors were required to register with CCR and ORCA prior to being eligible for federal contracts.  Now, their registration...

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SAM – Still Experiencing a lot of Downtime

Just a heads up - the System for Award Management still appears to be experiencing stability issues and users are frequently experiencing issues accessing pages or utilizing functionality. If the site is not coming up or you're receiving a Proxy...

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SAM Registration – How to Find Answers

Chances are you’ll have questions while you try to complete your SAM Registration.  Whether you're stumped by unfamiliar terminology or question why certain information is required, it’s important that you understand what is being requested of you and how it...

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SAM Registration Required for Federal Contracting

In order to do business with the US Federal Government, businesses and organizations must complete the required registration.  Formerly, this involved two steps:  CCR registration and ORCA filing.  Now however, entities can complete registration on one single website:  SAM.gov The...

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